Not many know that the United Nations were celebrated even before the creation of the UN in 1945. Indeed, the UN was celebrated before 1945 when the Charter was signed.
The creation of the League of Nations in 1919 marked both the beginning of modern multilateralism and the rise of international Geneva.
Parliamentary engagement on human rights: Identifying good practices and new opportunities for action
24 - 26 June 2019 - Geneva, Switzerland
The exhibition will be held from 24 June to 12 July 2019.
The opening ceremony will take place on Monday 24 June 2019 at 17:30.
This year marks 100 years since the creation of the Library of the League of Nations which became the United Nations Library Geneva. We're celebrating with a day of fun at the Library Fair!
On the occasion of the 100 years of the UN Library Geneva, we are organizing a symposium on the following themes:
A film screening and discussion with UN Geneva senior management and academia about the evolution of multilateralism from the League of Nations to the United Nations.